The third painting in my return to acrylics. This is a favourite place of mine. The view is from a stony beach looking back up through through the Heddon valley. The crystal clear Heddon river cascades down from Exmoor.
A painting of the Valley of the Rocks, Lynton, England. Another piece of work experimenting in acrylic paint. I gave up painting when I started working commercially in design and advertising, for me the two occupations didn’t mix, but now I’ve started painting again.
An experimental montage of Lynmouth Harbour executed with multiple layers of cut and torn coloured tissue paper. Prints of this work retain the original colour values, but the blues in the original piece have faded so much that it has become a different image.
A watercolour illustration that has been used on greeting cards and postcards. I drew a number of watercolours in this style simply as an experiment, to see if I could.
A painting of the Lynmouth, England. This is my first piece of work in acrylic or oil paint for fifty years. I gave up painting when I started working commercially in design and advertising – for me the two didn’t mix. It’s far from perfect, but you have to start agin somewhere.
(First Love is a 1250 word short love story) Mary moved to a small village on the coast within a year of Vernon’s death. Her friends told her it was too soon, that she ought to wait and not make decisions so hastily but, if anything, she had waited too long. They never had childrenContinue reading “First Love”